Since May 2012


Self-employattorney with his own practice in Berlin; Focus:

Company law, investment law, tax law including tax offenses


May 2009 to April 2012


Self-employed attorney in a Berlin law firm specialised in advising existing closed-end funds, in particular real estate funds in the legal form of a partnership or a limited partnership. Representation of closed-end funds or investors before the courts in matters of investment and civil law


August 2000 to April 2009


Attorney (admission to the bar in June 2001) and Senior Consultant in the Consulting department of a large, independent Berlin auditing and tax consulting firm; Focus: advising and supporting  domestic and foreign clients in matters of German international tax law and the direct tax laws of the EU including the effects of fundamental freedoms, advising and supporting clients in all corporate matters including merger law, advising and supporting clients with regard to share deals, structuring and auditing of closed-end funds, assisting with regard to obtaining the Bafin approval, drafting of prospectuses

within the meaning of the Prospectus Act (now investment law) for the public offering of shares in closed-end funds in compliance with the standards generally accepted.